I havn't done mine yet, but they quoted me $260 labor ( 2 hours) plus parts, which I think is around $60 for the 16 plugs. So around $320 total.
A lot of folks are changing the plugs themselves, and have reported it is very easy. I am going to pay the dealer to do my plugs cause I am a lazy ass, and I don't want to face a possible warranty refusal if something goes wrong with my car later on. Dealers have the reputation of trying to find ways out of warranty work. Any engine problems and they will likely jump at the chance to claim my plug change caused the problem.
I have heard that you have to remove part of the fuel injection to change the plugs,
What do you haVE TO remove to get to the plugs? tia
On the 3.5 V6 I believe you have to remove the upper intake plenum, but definitely not on the Hemi; just open the hood and take a look, there's not really anything in the way.
Your dealer's charge of $120 and hour is crazy; I realize this can vary regionally but the going rate here is about half that for shop labor. $60 for plugs is robbery too; they are not platinum plugs, just regular copper core spark plugs; the exact O.E. Champion plugs are available at NAPA for $1.49 each.
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